To teach Gujarat schools about Dhirubhai Ambani

Gujarat government is liable to present a section on Reliance Group author Dhirubhai Ambani in school reading material, authorities said on Monday.

“Priest of Education (Bhupendrasinh Chudasma) set forth the thought in an as of late held meeting went to by the workplace bearers of the state course reading board that our youngsters ought to be taught about lives and battles of popular identities, as Dhirubhai Ambani and others,” Gujarat State School Textbook Board (GSSTB) boss Nitin Pethani told PTI.

Later, he said, sections will be incorporated on the lives of different celebrated and also the lesser known identities who made commitment to society with their work.

“Beside Dhirubhai Ambani, there are various obscure identities who had given their best to the general public regarding modern business enterprise, for instance Devkaran Nanji, the author of Dena Bank.

“Consequently on guidelines of the priest (Chudasma), we have coordinated reading material authorities to make a rundown of such famous identities which we are liable to include the educational program of standard IX to XII or we can likewise include it in the general information books from standard VI to VIII,” said Mr. Pethani.

The point, other than to show the soul of business to the youngsters, is to illuminate the understudies with the lives of famous business identities of Gujarat who made a name exhaustively, he said.

In any case, the state government has not picked the time period by when the section will be incorporated in the course books, he included.

Prior, Gujarat government had additionally reported to include Yoga in the co-educational module course readings, said Mr. Pethani.

“We have been doing practicals of Yoga in our schools as of now, yet we will soon plan books on Yoga as the piece of co-educational module exercises according to the direction of GCERT (Gujarat Council of Education Research and Training) and the optional preparing board,” he said.

Boss Minister Anandiben Patel had declared on June 21 (International Yoga Day) that Gujarat government will present yoga as a general practice in schools.

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